What is Hearing?

Hearing meaning A proceeding of relative formality where definite issues of fact or law is tried, witnesses are heard and evidence is taken to determine issues of fact and to render a decision on the basis of that evidence.


reference: California Department of Child Services



What is hearing?

hearing meaning A meeting or session of a committee of Congress, usually open to the public, to gather information and opinions on proposed legislation, conduct an investigation, or oversee a program.


reference: Ben’s Guide U.S. Government – Glossary